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The Lincoln Academy Concert Choir

On Sunday, December 11 at 4:00 p.m. the choirs of Lincoln Academy will present their annual “Sounds of the Season” concert at St. Patrick’s Church in Newcastle. The concert will include Christmas favorites and other seasonal music directed by Beth Preston and accompanied by Sean Fleming. Concert Choir will lead off the program with fun arrangements of “Let It Snow” and “Winter Wonderland” They will also sing two pieces for Hanukkah. Lincolnaires have learned pieces in German and Spanish, aided in their pronunciation by choir members from abroad, Henrike Schweizer and Elisa Serra. The have also prepared a piece called “Stars” by Eriks Esenvalds that uses crystal goblets for the accompaniment. Other instrumentalists are Carol Preston, violin, Chuck McGregor, Bass, and Doug Kennedy, drums. This concert usually plays to a full house and is a wonderful way to celebrate the holiday season. Admission to the concert will be by a suggested donation of $5 per person to help fund the New York Festival Tour.